Tag Archives: sanctification

Work in Progress

This entry is part 51 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

Has anybody over used the phrase, “In a perfect world…” The problem is that we don’t live in a perfect world. And we never will until Jesus comes back and makes the new heavens and new earth. Perfect is the … Continue reading

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Holiness in the Bible

This entry is part 170 of 364 in the series Inquiring Minds

What does “make you holy” mean in the Bible? The concept of making a person holy is one of the main themes of Scripture. It falls under the subject of sanctification, a theological word describing the process of becoming holy. … Continue reading

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The Double-Sided Coin

This entry is part 32 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

Everybody is concerned about their image. Our culture tells people that they are overweight. Multiple commercials bombard us in the middle of every TV show break touting this weight-loss system or that one. But the thing is that we all … Continue reading

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Process of Sanctification

This entry is part 166 of 364 in the series Inquiring Minds

What are the steps a person takes from being a nonbeliever to being conformed to Christ? Many people don’t talk about the entire process from start to finish of how God draws us to him and then sanctifies us after … Continue reading

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Growing in Holiness

This entry is part 30 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

We are almost two months into the New Year. Many people have a New Year’s resolution that they begin, and by this time, have given up at least one of them. Everyone talks about how to make New Year’s resolutions … Continue reading

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Loving the Journey

This entry is part 29 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

It’s amazing how far we’ve come in travel. Just 200 years ago, we were subject to horseback and wagons. But now we have trains, planes, and automobiles. The speed of life has increased because of our travel options. The amount … Continue reading

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From Glory to Glory

This entry is part 17 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

Even among Christians there are different messages about holiness. Some talk about sin and the flesh putting up a constant battle against the Christian. They say a life seeking holiness will struggle to maintain it. We try but we fail. … Continue reading

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The Joint Venture

This entry is part 16 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

There tends to be a debate among Christians concerning works and faith. I talked about that in a previous post. But there are other questions about how holiness actually happens in our character and deeds. Paul tells us to work … Continue reading

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2 Sides of a Coin

This entry is part 14 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

Our perspective is so small compared to God’s. We can only see things a certain way. I can’t tell you how many times my perspective has been expanded by new experiences. Experience is a good teacher. It changes the way … Continue reading

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7 Big Holiness Concepts

This entry is part 13 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

Without realizing it, we Christians tend to make up big words that new people were people in the world don’t understand. It’s hard to talk about holiness without using these words for us. So I wanted to take a moment … Continue reading

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